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furlong
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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • They galloped their ponies over the last furlongs, and halted under the long shadows of the trees.
  • But they had not gone more than a furlong when the storm returned with fresh fury.
  • In breadth it looked to be no more than two or three furlongs at the widest point.
  • It is no more than a furlong off, I guess.
  • We have found it, but it lies well back from the water-side here, and runs under the lee of a rock-wall, a furlong or more from the shore.

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  • She seized the lead in the final furlong and never looked back.
  • And then, as they reached the final furlong, my yelling began to die away.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You

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